Reading and Writing with JAWS Follow-up

Follow-up Exercise

The exercise below is based on the Reading and Writing with JAWS lesson. Please feel free to refer to the lesson or any other resource while completing this assignment.
Questions 1 & 2 concern this example document: example document 1
1. Open example document 1, copy all the text and place it into a new Word document. Use JAWS to read the document from start to finish.
2. Remove all the instances of the character X from the second paragraph.
Questions 3, 4, & 5 concern this example document: example document 2
3. Open example document 2. Add all three paragraphs to the end of the new document you created in question 1.
4. Delete the second paragraph from example document 2 out of your new document.
5. Cut the 4th sentence of the last paragraph of your document, and paste it at the between the first and second paragraph.
For questions 6 to 9, match the JAWS or Windows function to the hotkey:
6. Select all text in the active document a. Insert + Numpad 4
7. Select the next paragraph b. Win + Ctrl + Alt + Page Down
8. Read the previous word c. Shift + Ctrl + Numpad 2
9. Permanently decrease speech rate d. Alt + A
For question 10, simply add onto the end of the new document you created for this exercise.
10. Please write down five reasons you want to get better at using JAWS
Please record your answers to the questions below and send them to me via email at james.allen@vermont.gov prior to our next training.

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